Ooty

Commuters in lurch as NMR train services cancelled frequently

The Salem division of Southern Railway has cancelled the service until further notice due to the frequent downpour and recurrent landslides in the Mettupalayam-Coonoor section.

published on : 26th October 2021

Jacqueline Fernandez resumes shooting for 'Ram Setu' in Ooty

Taking to her Instagram handle, Jacqueline shared a candid picture with her co-star Akshay Kumar where the two could be seen gazing at the mountains of Ooty.

published on : 16th October 2021

Trips to Ooty exhausting, recruit doctors, say Coimbatore gynaecologists

With the Ooty Medical College Hospital (OMCH) facing a shortage of gynaecologists, doctors from government hospitals in the district are being sent on deputation on a rotational basis.

published on : 14th October 2021

Nilgiris woos people with gifts for Covid jab

Three of those aged 18 and get their first vaccination at the mega camp will be chosen from a lucky draw and honoured with the Responsible 18 award and a gift voucher worth ₹ 3,000 each.

published on : 9th October 2021

‘Exorbitant’ fare on Nilgiri Mountain Railway draws flak

“Now, the NMR does not operate ordinary services as it calls almost every service a ‘special train’ and collects such exorbitant fare.

published on : 26th September 2021

Tamilarassan’s stable a regular in Mammootty’s movies

From Vadakkan Veeragatha, Tamilarassan has been assisting Mammootty in horse riding scenes.

published on : 8th September 2021

Suspended police inspector arrested for extortion in Ooty

On July 5, Vasanthi, then inspector of Nagamalai Pudukottai police station and her associates seized a bag that contained Rs.10 lakh from one K Arsath while he was travelling to Nagamalai.

published on : 27th August 2021

President Kovind reaches Ooty on three-day visit

Kovind was received by the Governor Banwarilal Purohit in Ooty, along with Ministers Thangam Thennarasu and K Ramachandran.

published on : 4th August 2021

COVID-19: e-pass must for tourists from Kerala, Karnataka to enter Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris district

The decision to open the famous tourist places in the district will be taken after the directions from the state government.

published on : 5th July 2021

28 elephants tested for coronavirus at Mudumalai camp in Ooty

Forest minister K Ramachandran ordered samples to be collected from all the elephants and send them to the Indian Veterinary Research Institute at Izatnagar.

published on : 8th June 2021

Nilgiri Mountain Railway short service in Ooty, Lovedale route soon in Tamil Nadu

As part of the measures to boost tourist traffic on Nilgiri Mountain Railway (NMR), the Southern Railway is to launch soon a short train service for four km between Ooty and Lovedale for sight seeing.

published on : 4th April 2018

'Honest' thieves in Mangaluru return booty with a piece of advice: Keep valuables in locker

A group of men broke into a house at Adumaroli near here and stole 99 sovereigns of gold ornaments and cash, only to return two days later with the booty and a piece of advice.

published on : 19th September 2017
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